Dr. Cynthia Poortenga, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Female • Age 62

121 E Ravine Rd Ste 900
Kingsport, TN 37660
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Dr. Poortenga's Experience

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Dr. Poortenga's Specialties

  • Family Medicine

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Hospital Quality

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Indian Path Medical Center
2000 Brookside Dr
Kingsport, TN 37660
Holston Valley Medical Center
130 W Ravine Rd
Kingsport, TN 37660

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
Cynthia L Poortenga MD PC
Cynthia L Poortenga MD PC
121 E Ravine Rd Ste 900
Kingsport, TN 37660
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    Dr. Poortenga's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    Background Check for Dr. Poortenga

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Poortenga & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Poortenga's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Holston Valley Medical Center

    • Indian Path Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Poortenga

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.9
    • 7 responses

    4.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poortenga to family and friends

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Poortenga's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Poortenga

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Cynthia L Poortenga MD PC
    121 E Ravine Rd Ste 900
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    (423) 230-4800 (Office)
    (423) 230-4808 (Fax)
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